Academics / Departments
Jordan High School expects personal honor and integrity in our students. Students must assume individual responsibility for academic honesty and understand that their behavior reflects both personal character and the reputation of Jordan High School. Families, faculty and administration share the responsibility to ensure that the Academic Honor Policy is upheld.
The Arts department offers courses in the visual and performing arts such as dance, theater, photography and band.
Our mission: to empower all students to be successful citizens, workers and leaders in a global economy.
The Freshman Academy is a comprehensive freshman transition program for all first-time (or non-repeating) 9th graders. Each freshman is assigned to a Freshman Academy “team,” consisting of a counselor and four teachers and subjects: English, Honors Biology OR Earth Science, World History, and Health & Physical Education.
Our mission: offer the programs and activities that contribute to a healthy lifestyle characterized by fitness, physical activities and appropriate health behaviors.
Welcome to the Department Website. Please see appropriate links below for information on the faculty, courses offered, summer assignments, and department news and suggested resources. If you have any questions, please contact Department Chair Don Jones.
The World Languages department offers courses in French, Russian, Spanish and American Sign Language.
All students who have requested to take an AP course next school year must submit a completed AP Contract to their Counselor, if they have not already done so at registration time. Both the student and their parents are asked to read the contract carefully to be informed about the expectations for AP courses and to allow sufficient time for starting and completing any required summer assignments.
If you are interested in taking an Independent Study course, please click here for more information. If you have questions, please contact the Director of Independent Studies, Brian McDonald, in the Social Studies Department.